How Can I Move My Blog from WordPress.com to My Own Domain?

wordpress.com to own domain

WordPress is without a doubt one of the best free blogging platforms and services available on the market today. It offers a wide variety of customization options and tools that will allow even those without technical knowledge to get their blog up and running in mere minutes. However, once a blogger uses WordPress’ official site as their blog for a while, he or she will begin to notice the limitations of the free WordPress.com service.

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How to Open Ports in Ubuntu and CentOS using IPtables

How to Open Ports in Ubuntu and CentOS
How to Open Ports in Ubuntu and CentOS

Ubuntu iptablesWe’ll show you, How to Open Ports in Ubuntu and CentOS using IPtables. Having a properly configured firewall is very important for the overall security on your server. In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to set up your firewall and open the ports you need on your Linux VPS, using iptables. Let’s get started.

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How to Redirect HTTP Traffic to HTTPS in Nginx and Apache

http to https

We will show you how to redirect HTTP traffic to HTTPS in Nginx and Apache. You should always use HTTPS instead of HTTP to protect your website, even if it doesn’t handle sensitive communications. The main reasons to use HTTPS are:

  • Security – this is the main and most important reason to use HTTPS,  all communications between the visitor’s browser and the website are encrypted.
  • SEO Google uses HTTPS as a ranking signal, which means that if your website is using HTTPS it may get a certain boost in Google rankings.
  • Browser warnings –  if you are not using HTTPS, Google Chrome and other browsers will flag your site as “Not Secure”.
  • Trustworthiness – people usually trust a website much more if they have an SSL certificate.

To use HTTPS, you’ll need an SSL Certificate. You can get a VPS from us and we’ll install the certificate for you and properly configure Nginx/Apache to redirect all traffic to HTTPS, free of charge.

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How to use traceroute in Linux

How to use traceroute in Linux

We’ll show you, How to use traceroute in Linux. The traceroute is a command-line tool that comes pre-installed with Linux and a few other operating systems. Understanding traceroute and the ping command is a must if you want to understand problems like packet loss and high latency. If there is an issue when connecting to an IP/website, traceroute can show us where the problem is. It gives a listing of all the router hops between your computer and a web server. This helps you verify that the routing over the networks in between is correct and quickly determine whether you need to contact your Live Support team.

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Install OpenVPN on Ubuntu 16.04

Install OpenVPN on Ubuntu 16.04

In this tutorial, we will explain to you, how to install OpenVPN on Ubuntu 16.04. OpenVPN is one of the most popular VPN software solutions, on both server-side and client-side. OpenVPN implements virtual private network techniques for creating secure point-to-point or site-to-site connections in routed or bridged configurations and remote access facilities. This guide should work on other Linux VPS systems as well but was tested and written for Ubuntu 16.04 VPS. Installing OpenVPN on Ubuntu 16.04, is an easy task if you carefully follow the steps below.

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Install Icinga 2 on Ubuntu 16.04

Install Icinga 2 on Ubuntu 16.04

We’ll show you, how to install Icinga 2 on Ubuntu 16.04. Icinga 2 is an open source network monitoring system which checks the availability of your network resources, notifies users of outages, and generates performance data for reporting. Icinga 2 is scalable and extensible and it can monitor large, complex environments across multiple locations. Installing Icinga 2 on Ubuntu 16.04 is an easy task, follow our tutorial bellow and you should have it installed and configured in less then 15 min

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